West Kelowna News Dec 31, 2017 to Jan 6, 2018

Semi loses rim on highway

Jan 5, 2018 / 2:00 pm

A semi lost at least one of its wheels in highway traffic in West Kelowna, Friday. Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement officers were combing over a DCT...

Crash near Shannon Lake

Jan 5, 2018 / 1:41 pm

A minivan and car collided on Shannon Lake Road Friday afternoon. Police, ambulance and the West Kelowna Fire Department responded to the crash at about 12:30...

Home a total loss in fire

Jan 5, 2018 / 6:08 am

One resident of a West Kelowna mobile home had to escape through a bedroom window during a fire Thursday that West Kelowna Fire Rescue is calling a total loss....

Greens kick off campaign

Jan 5, 2018 / 5:00 am

After spending a couple of days in the Okanagan, BC Green Party leader Andrew Weaver joined his party's candidate in the upcoming Kelowna-West byelection,...

'Flames pouring out'

Jan 4, 2018 / 4:00 pm

UPDATE: 4 p.m. Fire crews remain on scene of the burning mobile home on Old Boucherie Road, as they try to put out the remaining flames. Debbie Inglehart,...

New water rates in effect

Jan 3, 2018 / 9:00 pm

West Kelowna water customers will notice an increase in rates on their next bill, due out in April. The new rates, which went into effect Jan. 1, are the first...

Serious crash, delays

Jan 3, 2018 / 6:25 pm

UPDATE: 6:25 p.m. West Kelowna RCMP and RCMP Central Okanagan Traffic Services (COTS) remain on scene as they continue their investigation. The collision,...

Thieves swipe 5 U-Hauls

Jan 2, 2018 / 10:46 am

Thieves have made off with as many as five U-Haul vehicles from the rental facility in West Kelowna. RCMP say they were alerted Sunday afternoon that a Ford...

Green leader in Okanagan

Jan 2, 2018 / 10:41 am

B.C. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver will spend the next three days pressing the flesh and meeting with business and community leaders in the Central Okanagan....